Tony Harrison

(1937 - / Leeds / England)

Turns - Poem by Tony Harrison

I thought it made me look more 'working class'
(as if a bit of chequered cloth could bridge that gap!)
I did a turn in it before the glass.
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Comments about Turns by Tony Harrison

  • Susan Williams Susan Williams (2/23/2016 4:14:00 PM)


    A boy always wants to fit in his father's shoes (Report) Reply

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  • Terence Collings (2/23/2016 10:39:00 AM)


    As with all Harrison......a Larkinesque rebuke, redolent of metro taunt.....'It's Hard Up North'......deal with it! ! (Report) Reply








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